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Chess Surname


Frequency of Chess in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, CHESS ranked #14,755 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 1,846 people, or approximately 1 in every 146,133 individuals in the US had this surname in 2000.

Name Rank Count Percent
Non-Hispanic Hispanic
(of any
race)
White Black American
Indian/
Alaskan
Native
Asian/
Pacific
Islander
Two
or More
Races
CHESS14,7551,84669.56%26.65%0.49%0.38%1.46%1.46%
US Top 151,671 269,762,087 69.8% 11.8% 0.7% 3.7% 1.7% 12.3%

Source: "Genealogy Data: Frequently Occurring Surnames from Census 2000", US Census Bureau.

1990 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, CHESS ranked #12,250 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 100,000 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

Source: "Frequently Occurring Surnames from Census 1990", US Census Bureau.

Chess Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 21 grave(s) with the surname Chess.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Chess.

Resource Links for Chess


Chess Genealogy and Family History Research [DistantCousin.com]
http://distantcousin.com/SurnameResources/Surname.asp?Surname=Chess

Chess Surname Resource Center [SurnameWeb.org]
http://www.surnameweb.org/Chess/surnames.htm

Chess Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/chess/


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